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On December 18, 2009, CMS issued Medicare Benefit Policy Manual Transmittal 117 (CR 6557) concerning coverage of Kidney Disease Education (KDE) Services, effective for claims with dates of service on and after January 1, 2010. On this date CMS also released Medicare Claims Processing Transmittal 1876 (CR 6557) concerning specific KDE billing requirements.
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